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Margaret Devitt

15 April 2014

Our dear friend and colleague Margaret Devitt passed away peacefully on Monday evening following a short illness.

Vitamin D levels impact mobility in severely obese

15 April 2014

New HRB-funded research shows that severely obese people with low vitamin D levels walk slower and...

Treatment figures for problem alcohol use in Ireland

1 April 2014

As part of National Alcohol Awareness Week, the HRB has issued the latest figures on problem...

Common gut bacterium is involved in bowel cancer

1 April 2014

HRB-funded research at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, and just published in the European...

Health system performance during economic crisis

31 March 2014

A new HRB-funded project provides insight on how the Irish Health Service has responded to the...

New Irish guidelines will protect small babies in the womb

6 March 2014

HRB-funded research informs guidelines to help standardise and improve antenatal care of...

Health Research - measuring the impact

28 February 2014

The Health Research Board has recently looked at the outcomes and benefits from projects funded...

Kids with rare diseases to benefit from new genetic tests

27 February 2014

HRB-funded researchers at Crumlin Children's Hospital and University College Dublin (UCD) have...